As the Academic Library Fellow, Avery is working with departments and mentors throughout ODY and the Launders Science Library gaining exposure to the key functions of academic libraries. Prior to this position she worked at the Charlotte Mecklenburg Public Library creating original library programs for Teen Services. Avery is passionate about scholarship and research, as well as working directly with students and faculty, and is enthusiastically using this 1.5-year fellowship to aid in transitioning her career from Public Librarianship to Academic Librarianship. She received a Master’s in Library and Information Science from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and earned a B.S. degree in Biology and Environmental Studies from Guilford College, also in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Academic Library Fellow